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KRON
Feb 21, 2013 11:00pm PST
. the suit was filed by his former teammate floyd landis. armstrong is accused of committing fraud against the u.s. postal service which sponsored most of his team efforts while armstrong was using performance enhancing drugs to win the tour de france. the justice department has not said if they're going to join the lawsuit. >>> laura bush says she supports same-sex marriage but does not want to be part of this ad. among those also in the ad former vice president dick cheney and collin powell. >>> the man accused of killing janell conway allen pled not guilty. anthony jones is charged of sexual assault and with murder. he will appear again in court later this month. mien while a funeral was held for the victim today. the body was found on saturday. >> reporter: it was an emotional scene as 13-year-old janell conway allen of fairfield was laid to wrest here at the benetia city cemetery. the funeral was peaceful and quiet, no music, no singing. a gathering of family, friends and loved ones often embracing one another in this sorrowful event. tears were flowing as those here reflected
CBS
Feb 22, 2013 7:00pm EST
million. the lawsuit, first filed by armstrong's former teammate floyd landis in 2010, claims the team knowingly caused the united states postal service agreements to be violated by regularly employing banned substances and methods to enhance their performance. that charge brought strong denials from armstrong at the time. >> he's got no proof. it's his word versus ours. >> reporter: but in 2011, another teammate, tyler hamilon, told "60 minutes" armstrong did used banned substances, including the blood doping agent e.p.o. >> he took what we call all took. really no difference between lance armstrong and, say the majority of the team. there was e.p.o., there was testosterone. and i did see a transfusion, a blood transfusion. >> reporter: last month armstrong admitted the doping in an interview with oprah winfrey. >> i view this situation as one big lie that i repeated a lot of times. >> reporter: despite the admission, armstrong's lawyer says the lawsuit is without merit. in a statement, attorney robert luskin claimed the postal service actually profited from armstrong's victories
KICU
Feb 22, 2013 7:00pm PST
was filed two years ago by floyd landis. >>> twitter and pinterest users had their information compromised after it was hacked. they announced a security breech last night. they say hackers were able to access e-mail addresses and phone numberses. twitter, pinterest have sent e- mails to users believed to have been effected. >>> a former actor and theater teacher was arraigned this morning on charges that he sexually abused under age girled. 27-year-old jason from san bruno worked at the center for the arts at walnut creek. he worked at a walnut creek ballet school. the da charged him after they investigated acsayings that he engaged in sex acts wurpbdage children. >>> san francisco's chief of less today launched a new effort to stop the scams against the elderly in the chinese community. they handed out the blue shopping bags featuring chinese and english mornings on the outside. it involved a group of people that convinced an elderly womb to put her valuables in a bag to keep it away from evil spirits. that bag is switched with an empty one. he says he got the shopping bag id
CNN
Feb 23, 2013 4:00am PST
, but using drugs broke the riles and the original suit was founded by original teammate floyd landis and could be worth $100 million. >>> oscar ps sps freistorius is. top a point. granted bail eight days after the killing of his girlfriend reeva steenkamp. back in court in june, although it could be months after that. meanwhile, he'll live under bail over conditions posted here. we can't go back to his home, had to give up pes passport, can't even go near an airport, surrendered weapons, can't drink alcohol and has to report to police every monday and friday. our senior international correspondent nic robertson is in johannesburg. what are people saying about, before this death they considered a national hero? >> reporter: and they've been tracking this, following it on twitter. following it on, any way that they can. the newspaper headlines are full of it, the television stations have been full of it here and people have heard this decision. they're divided. i. think it's fair. i think the man is nuts. we don't know if he's guilty or not and to try him now, it's not really fair and i hi
NBC
Feb 22, 2013 4:30am EST
teammate floyd landis. the justice department hasn't announced if it will join. >>> under armor is going after nike. it's suing the competitor arguing that nike is misusing under armor's new slogaslogan, l it claims nike has been using i will at the start of phrases on several of its ads. nike has not commented on that suit. it won't comment. >> it's your lifeline when there is an emergency. >> 911 can't solve all problems. coming up at 5:20, the unusual call for help that got a little boy in a lot of trouble. >>> the local lawmaker giving pot smokers a reason to light up. >>> why the district is not re here you go little man. [ humming ] [ babbling ] the cheerios bandit got you again? [ both laugh ] ♪ the one and only, cheerios ♪ the one and only, cheerios >>> a baltimore lawmaker wants to make maryland the latest state to legalize marijuana. he introduced legislation making pot legal for anybody over the age of 21. the bill also creates a system to regulate and tax it like alcohol. the revenue that tax generates would help pay for treatment programs to prevent substance abuse
NBC
Feb 22, 2013 5:30pm PST
lawsuit that had been filed earlier by one of his teammates, floyd landis. it says armstrong violated a strict ban on illegal drugs, all the while claiming he never used them. the government says armstrong and his team owners cheated the postal service out of at least $30 million that it paid to sponsor his racing team. but armstrong's lawyers say tonight the postal service's own study show it benefited tremendously from its sponsorship, benefits totalling more than $100 million. the justice department says lance armstrong's confessional television interview will be a factor as this goes forward, brian. >> pete williams in d.c. for us tonight. pete, thanks. >>> now to that huge winter storm that left parts of the midwest buried in snow overnight. it's all headed northeast now with new england looking at its third weekend in a row with significant precipitation and high winds. nbc's john yang in chicago covering for us. >> reporter: across the midwest, the day after the storm brought more treacherous travel. in iowa, a tractor-trailer lost control and was split in two by a bus carrying a
CNN
Feb 22, 2013 11:00pm PST
cycling team, filed in 2010 by floyd landis. to the feds have a case? paul callan, how important is it that the feds are jumping in? >> this is very, very big. what it indicates is the federal government, justice department, have faith there's a legitimate suit here. this false claims act was started in the civil war when the u.s. government was being defrauded by contractors and it said, basically, if you're a worker and you see fraud and you start a lawsuit, we're going to reward you with 15% to 30% of what you recover. this could be a huge lawsuit, $100 million lawsuit, a lot of money at stake for the government and floyd landis, armstrong's teammate. >> let me ask you about the law and math. here's a statement from armstrong's attorney. lance and his representatives worked constructively with federal lawyers to resolve this case fairly. those talks failed because we disagree whether the postal service was damaged. the postal service's own studies show the service benefited tremendously from sponsorship, we know the postal service put in about $31 million, so they're $70 million to
FOX
Feb 22, 2013 4:25am EST
a whistle- blower lawsuit against the disgraced cyclist. it was filed by floyd landis. d landis. the justice department has not announced whether it will join the case. >>> turns out the flu vaccine isn't doing a good job at protecting those who need it the most. so just how effective is it? we'll tell you after the break. >> we're clouding up and we have a light wintry mix on the way eventually. i'll have the details on the forecast. julie has your traffic. we'll do it after the break. here you go little man. [ huhumming ] [ babbling ] the cheerios bandit got you again? [ both laugh ] ♪ the one and only, cheerios ♪ nom, nom, nom. ♪ the one and only, cheerios ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ if loving you is wrong ♪ ♪ i don't wanna be right ♪ [ record scratch ] what?! it's not bad for you. it just tastes that way. [ female announcer ] honey nut cheerios cereal -- heart-healthy, whole grain oats. you can't go wrong loving it. bee happy. bee healthy. [ female announcer ] try new honey nut cheerios medley crunch, with clusters of flakes and o's. oh, ho ho... it's the honey sweetness. i...i m
CNN
Feb 22, 2013 11:00am PST
when lance was riding alongside floyd landis with the u.s. postal service team, and then he comes out with this confession, et cetera, and now this pursuit by the justice department. >> reporter: several years ago that former teammate, floyd landis, in a whistleblower lawsuit filed against lang armstrong and his sports teams and various associates, that was filed a couple of years ago. now lance armstrong's lawyers tell us they have been notified by the department of justice and told that the justice department is joining in on that lawsuit. this is interesting because about a year ago the justice department failed or decided not to pursue any criminal charges against lance armstrong, had given that up before the u.s. anti-doping agency put out its report which led to lance armstrong confessing in that televised interview back in january that, indeed, he had used performance enhancing drugs throughout his cycling career and winning those seven tour de france titles. now this is a move that could cost lance armstrong tens of millions of dollars. what is interesting, lance armstrong
CNN
Feb 22, 2013 12:00pm EST
lawsuit that has been filed, but is kept under seal from former teammate floyd landis. and what all of this could mean for lance armstrong is a big legal fight that could end up costing him tense of millions of dollars. the united states postal service during that run where lance armstrong won from 2001 to 2004 paid lance armstrong and his cycling team some $30 million. this whistle blower lawsuit brought by floyd landis which very few people have been able to get much information on basically says that because lance armstrong and his teammates used performance enhancing drugs, that they essentially defrauded the government in this case. so there have been talks, we got a statement from one of lance armstrong's attorneys saying that lance and his representatives worked constructively over these last few weeks with federal lawyers to resolve the case fairly, but those talks failed because we disagree about whether the postal service was damaged. the postal service's own study shows that the service benefited tremendously from its sponsorship respect benefits totally more than $100 mi
FOX
Feb 22, 2013 10:00pm EST
, floyd landis, for his role as the whistleblower. he was the first to publicly accuse him of cheating and admitted to cheating himself. >> floyd used drugs too and lance feels the conspiracy goes even far deeper than that, and his position is many people are guilty in this entire process. if floyd is found to be part of the conspiracy, he could get nothing. >> bottom line here, armstrong says don't blame just me and only me pay, we were all doping. his lawyer said in a statement today, and here's some of it, lance and his representatives were constructively over these last weeks with federal lawyers to resolve this case fairly, but those talks failed because we disagree about whether the postal service was damaged. the postal service's own study show that the service benefitted tremendously from its sponsorship benefits totalling more than $100 million. again, that is armstrong's attorney robert luskin. legal experts tell me the fact that armstrong was in negotiations with the government indicates he knows he's going to have to pay something, and brian, we're probably talking
FOX
Feb 22, 2013 5:00pm EST
lawsuit was filed in 2010 by floyd landis, one of armstrong's former teammates who admitted to using performance-enhancing-drugs n. a statement released today, the u.s. attorney for the district of columbia said that armstrong and his team, promised to play by the rules and the postal service is now seeing the sponsorship unfairly associated with what is described with the most sophisticated and specialized doping program the sport has seen. throughout his career, lance armstrong has also denied using performance-enhancing drugs until last month when he confessed it was all true. he was stripped the tour de france times and his attorney said settlement negotiations with the government failed because the two sides disagree about whether the postal service was damaged, shawn. >> all right. thank you very much. >>> there is more pressure on congress about the upcoming spending cuts. the obama administration said the airlines will be forced to cancel or delay flights meaning long lines, long waits in and out of some airports. craig bosswell has the latest on that now. >> reporter: presid
ABC
Feb 23, 2013 4:00am PST
face. floyd landis filed this claim under seal, arguing he was a witness. witness. arms rmstrong and his associates ice.ted the postal service. arm strons bro arm strons broke his silence in an abc news exclusive in 2010. >> that should be evidence enough there's a problem with the system. >> reporter: the i'm saying a bunch of people did to upon sor >> reporter: the postal service paid more than $30 million to upon sore armstrong's team. the case seeks triple damages lus penalties. youghly $100 million. by far, the biggest of armstrong's many all over, wil multimillion-dollar legal ong's hes. attorney says >> the question is, when this is all over, will lance armstrong e bankrupt? >> reporter: armstrong's attorney says settlement talks with the government broke down because, we disagree about whether the postal service was bout ed. his adding that he believes he profited from years of stellar .ublicity. my two but in "texas monthly" this week, armstrong was blunt about his troubles. the stain's not going away. my girls will grow into it. my two little ones will grow seattle. this st
CBS
Feb 22, 2013 4:00pm EST
teammate, floyd landis. it alleges that armstrong concealed his use of performance-enhancing drugs for decades. armstrong said the post office benefited. armstrong agreed to settle for $5 million but was turned down. >>> one week from today, woab will be in retirement. but he still has a lot of work to do. allen pizzey reports from rome. >> reporter: speculation and evidence as to why benedict decided enough is enough, continues to swirl here. with reporting focusing on an inquiry into the so-called vati- league scandal, the 300 paged dossier they will hand to the pope benedict on monday reportedly deals with infighting and homosexuals. benedict will be here, the papal's summer residence. he'll stay for at least two months and move back to vatican city, a mere 17 miles away. in the outside world, the game of guessing and hoping over the next pope is in full swing. the obvious choice for celebrants of this religious festival is in latin american. latin america makes a good case. and at least one cardinal from the region is on the most pob -- poppable lists. because they don't know who w
FOX
Feb 23, 2013 6:00am EST
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FOX
Feb 22, 2013 5:00pm PST
invested in him. the lawsuit against armstrong was filed two years ago by former teammate floyd landis. he had his 2006 title taken away because of the doping scandal. >>> some dualing protests in washington as congress prepares to debate sweeping new gun control bills. a few days ago a large group of gun control activists called moms rising scoured the capital. they're pushing for new gun restrictions including better background checks for gun buyers. today it was the gun rights supporters in dc protesting any new restrictions. the black church leaders and civil rights activists say the senator's bill with high powered weapons would infringe on the second amendment. >> i learned how to say no new rules until you learn to enforce the ones we already have. >> the vice president biden also lobbied on gun control this week. he visited newtown connecticut where he proposed stricter backgrounds check for gun buyers. >>> it's being called a day of action. coming up at 6:00 we're going to take you live to a rally on the peninsula that is pushing for gun law reform. >>> if spending is any indicati
NBC
Feb 23, 2013 5:00am PST
. the government joined a suit filed two years ago by floyd landis, one of armstrong's former teammates. >> it amped it up considerably. a complete game changer. >> reporter: an expert on this kind of false claims action says it's a biggest came laescalatio. >> they would much rather be defending himself geps landis' lawyers than the justice department. >> reporter: among the claims that landis saw armstrong store and reinject his own blood to boost performance and that armstrong twice gave landis banned hormones before races. last month armstrong gave a generaled a miss of cheating in an interview with oprah winfrey. >> this issue of performance enhancers, again, to me that was we'll pump up our tires, put water in our bottles and, oh, yeah, that, too, is going to happen. >> reporter: while this is a civil case, armstrong could face huge fines in the government wins because the postal service paid at least $30 million to sponsor his racing team during the period covered by the lawsuit. armstrong's lawyers say they tried for weeks to reach a settlement with the justice departm
NBC
Feb 23, 2013 7:00am EST
. the justice department has joined a suit filed two years ago by floyd landis, one of armstrong's former teammates who has already admitted cheating. it claims that when armstrong raced for the u.s. postal service team a decade ago in the tour de france, he defrauded the government by violating its strict ban on illegal drugs while all the way claiming he didn't use them. here are two of the key claims -- that landis saw armstrong store and then reinject his own blood to boost his performance and that armstrong twice gave landis banned hormones before races. last month, armstrong generally admitted cheating in an interview with oprah winfrey, saying the issue of performance enhancers was a given for world-class racers like putting air in tires or water in bottles. arnold strong could face huge -- armstrong could face huge fines because the postal service paid at least $30 million to sponsor his racing team during the period covered by the suit. armstrong's lawyers say they tried for weeks to reach a settlement, and they claim that no matter what he did, the government still came o
KRON
Feb 22, 2013 7:00am PST
against armstrong. the suit was filed by his former teammate floyd landis. armstrong is accused of committing fraud against the u.s. postal service, which [ female announcer ] this is a special message from at&t. [ male announcer ] it's no secret that the price of things just keeps going up. [ female announcer ] but we have some good news. it's our bundle price promise. [ male announcer ] a price you can definitely count on for two whole years. from at&t. call to get u-verse tv starting at just $19 a month with our triple-play bundle. get the same great price for two years. plus now two times the internet speed than before. [ female announcer ] switch today and get a total home dvr included for life. [ male announcer ] you get reliable high-speed internet on our advanced digital network. choose from speeds up to 24 megs. [ female announcer ] and with u-verse tv, you can record four shows at once on your total home dvr and play them back in any room. [ male announcer ] so call now. u-verse tv starts at $19 a month with our triple-play bundle, with the same great price for two years.
KRON
Feb 22, 2013 4:00am PST
lawsuit against armstrong. the suit was filed by his former teammate floyd landis . armstrong is accused of committing fraud against the u.s. postal service, which sponsored his team while armstrong was using performance enhancing drugs to win the tour de france. the jus a provision to announce whether it will join the case. >> the majority of americans believe it is time to allow marriage between same-sex couples. >> there you see laura bush voiced support for same-sex marriage but says, she does not want to be used in this ad campaign. the former first lady has asked the respect for marriage coalition to take her out of its tv ad. among those also in the as former vice president dick cheney and former secretary of state: paulo. >> taking a look outside-- colin powell. >> it should warm up to the low 60s and hayward this afternoon. erica will have a full look at your forecast. we will see what it will be likely today and what we can expect this weekend. >> we are back at 4:12. >> a winter's storms blasting the central u.s. again. the last thing people give more bad weather. resi
CNN
Feb 23, 2013 7:00am PST
. $100 million lawsuit. a lot of money at stake for the government and floyd landis, armstrong's teammate. >> landis is the one who filed the original lawsuit. he's considered the whistleblower in this case. >>> oscar pistorius, we'll get to that story coming up in a moment. >>> let's get to breaking news right now. this is coming to us from cambridge, massachusetts. students at m.i.t. are being told to stay indoors after reports of a person on campus wearing body armor and carrying a rifle. cnn affiliate wcvb reports that buildings in one area of the campus have been searched. but so far, they've not found anything unusual. again, they're being told that there's someone on campus wearing body armor, carrying a rifle. we'll get you updates as soon as we get more details. >>> the vatican is denying a news story. one that could not come at a worse time for the catholic church. only days before cardinals begin the process of electing a new pope, an italian newspaper claims to be exposing a secret network of gay priests. and it suggests the bombshell report may have led to pope bened
CNN
Feb 23, 2013 3:00am PST
performance-enhancing drugs. they will join in the suit filed two years ago by former teammate floyd landis. the civil lawsuit claims that armstrong and his teammates violated their sponsorship agreement whip the u.s. postal team by doping. the formal complaint will be filed in 60 days. >>> oscar pistorius is free on bail after a magistrate's ruling. he's due back in court june 4th facing a charge of premeditated murder in the killing of her girlfriend, reeva steenkamp. her father spoke to a south african newspaper. if he speaks the truth, her father said, i can some day forgive him. if it did not happen as he told it, he must suffer. described to cnn's jake tapper. >> what would you like people to know about reeva? what kind of person was she? >> she was a most amazing human being. she was kind to everybody. she was always concerned about everybody else's well-being, more than her own, and always looked after everybody and i just feel nobody ever got the chance to look after her. >> oscar pistorius's legal team won a big victory in getting him released on bail, but that achievement
CNBC
Feb 22, 2013 12:00pm EST
join in the floyd landis whistle-blower lawsuit against lance armstrong for using performance-enhancing drugs during the tour de france. of course this suit, the government has the basis because the u.s. postal service sponsored lance armstrong. there are tons of questions about this allegation of defrauding the federal government because of this. there are statute of limitations issues. is he open to more lawsuits after this? this is not a huge shock necessarily but it is a surprise because it opens up a huge can of worms and the government would not go after him if they didn't think they had a case at this point in time. >> a bombshell development regarding a story that people probably thought was in its closing chapters. so many of his endorsers have already cut ties. i wonder if there's any lingering effect to a company that hasn't quite made that divorce clean. >> his net worth is claimed to be about $125 million. i guess your point is a good one because you would figure when he went on "oprah," he had everything lawyered to the gills. it's going to get uglier with this c
MSNBC
Feb 22, 2013 2:00pm EST
justice today joined former teammate floyd landis in suing armstrong for using performance-enhancing drugs in the tour de france. the government said armstrong defrauded the government racing for the postal service team. >>> and oscar weekend team is here and inspired the "gut check" this friday. how true should movies about real-life events be? we have a quote of former president carter on this. be sure to like "the news nation" on facebook. we might like you back. [ male announcer ] when was the last time something made your jaw drop? campbell's has 24 new soups that will make it drop over, and over again. ♪ from jammin' jerk chicken, to creamy gouda bisque. see what's new from campbell's. it's amazing what soup can do. i took something for my sinuses, but i still have this cough. [ male announcer ] a lot of sinus products don't treat cough. they don't? [ male announcer ] nope, but alka seltzer plus severe sinus does it treats your worst sinus symptoms, plus that annoying cough. [ breathes deeply ] ♪ oh, what a relief it is! [ angry gibberish ] >>> time now for the "gut check"
MSNBC
Feb 22, 2013 8:00am PST
whistle blower lawsuit that was filed two years ago by one of armstrong's former teammates, floyd landis. now, landis has admitted cheating in the tour de france, but in a 33-page lawsuit that he filed two years ago he claims that lance armstrong twice gave him hormones that were banned and that he twice participated with armstrong in a practice called blood doping, where you take some of your own blood out, put it in the refrigerator, and then put it back in right before a race, and the government's involvement here will basically claim that lance armstrong defrauded the federal government because his tour de france teams were sponsored by the u.s. postal service. landis in his lawsuit says that the postal service had a strict rule against any of its employees using performance enhancing or illegal or banned substances, so it greatly increases the likelihood that this lawsuit will go someplace, and, secondly, exposes armstrong to potentially millions of dollars in fines. now, it's not a fool proof case because there's a question here about how long ago this happened and whether the lawsuit i
MSNBC
Feb 22, 2013 1:00pm EST
former tour de france teammates, floyd landis. he filed this lawsuit two years ago basically claiming that lance armstrong defrauded the federal government. here's the theory of the case. the claim is that when armstrong agreed to race for the team sponsored by the u.s. postal service, he was in essence defrauding the government because the postal service requires everybody who works for it not to use any illegal drugs, and armstrong, landis claims, was, in fact, blood doping and using hormones chshgs are both forbidden by the fewer defrance and they claim by the postal service itself. it's a civil lawsuit claiming that he cheated the government and, of course, the u.s. postal service paid millions of dollars to sponsor the tour de france teams on which lance armstrong raced and, of course, won. now, metro detroit landis has already admitted cheating, but he says in the lawsuit that's how he knew what lance armstrong was up to. now, it's not a slam dunk, andrea, because, first of all, there's a question of how long ago this happened and whether you can still sue over it now.
CNN
Feb 22, 2013 5:00pm PST
defiant for years to come. >> floyd landis, the whistleblower in this case, who lance armstrong publically scorned for years, he may end up with a payout helped by the federal government because of what happened today, right? >> it's a huge help that the government joined the case as a plaintiff. i have been told that the government wins or settles 80% of the cases they join. so floyd has a big chance of winning a lot of money if he does stay apart of the case. it's a possibility he's thrown out as a plaintiff. it does happen in some cases. for all those years that armstrong called him a drunk and mentally ill and all the things that weren't true, landis could possibly get the sweetest revenge. >> this is just the tip of the iceberg. >> it is already. armstrong is dealing with several civil lawsuits against him. one for $12 million. he has about $125 million in the bank and that's going to be dwindling quite quickly. >> tell me what you think his strategy is in refusing to settle with the federal government more than $5 million. >> believe me, your guess is as good as mine. he h
CNN
Feb 22, 2013 8:00pm PST
the word humility is. he's defiant and looks like he will be defiant for years to come. >> floyd landis, the whistleblower in this case, who lance armstrong publically scorned for years, he may end up with a payout helped by the federal government because of what happened today, right? >> it's a huge help that the government joined the case as a plaintiff. i have been told that the government wins or settles 80% of the cases they join. so floyd has a big chance of winning a lot of money if he does stay apart of the case. it's a possibility he's thrown out as a plaintiff. it does happen in some cases. for all those years that armstrong called him a drunk and mentally ill and all the things that weren't true, landis could possibly get the sweetest revenge. >> this is just the tip of the iceberg. >> it is already. armstrong is dealing with several civil lawsuits against him. one for $12 million. he has about $125 million in the bank and that's going to be dwindling quite quickly. >> tell me what you think his strategy is in refusing to settle with the federal government more than $5
FOX News
Feb 23, 2013 3:00am PST
joining in on a lawsuit against lance armstrong. the suit initially filed by team made floyd landis says armstrong defrauded u.s. postal service who was a team sponsor. despite despite illegal doping. the postal service greatly benefited as the team's sponsor. in the suit for reportedly as much as $100 million. those are your headlines. >> thank you, anna. we'll be right back on the other side of this break. first, baby boomers retiring. guess what, you can benefit from it up next, the best places to invest your money. >> then, caught up in raging floodwaters. this woman forced to hold on to her very life. the story behind these remarkable pictures coming up. at a dry cleaner, we replaced people with a machine. what? customers didn't like it. so why do banks do it? hello? hello?! if your bank doesn't let you talk to a real person 24/7, you need an ally. hello? ally bank. your money needs an ally. i'my body doesn't work the way it used to. past mprime? i'm a victim of a slowing metabolism? i don't think so. new great grains protein blend. protein from natural ingredients like seeds and nu
CNN
Feb 22, 2013 1:00pm PST
by one of his former teammates, floyd landis, a fraud lawsuit saying that he defrauded the u.s. postal service while he was winning those tour de france titles. the postal service reportedly paid armstrong and the team $30 million over the course of those sponsorships. so apparently armstrong's lawyers have been negotiating with federal lawyers to come to some sort of settlement but according to a statement that we got a few hours ago from lance's attorney, saying that lance and his representatives worked constructively to resolve this case fairly but those talks failed because we disagree about whether the postal service was damaged. the postal service own study showed that it benefited tremendously from its sponsorship, benefits totalling more than $100 million. this case will go forward now with the federal government joining in with floyd landis and this is a big monumental moment for lance armstrong's legal troubles. as i mentioned, wolf, this could cost him tens and millions of dollars. >> all right. thanks very much. one quick question before i let you go. is this a laws
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